Doing stripes right


The rule of thumb when it comes to wearing stripes be it with ties, suits or shirts is that go with your first impression-its normally the most honest one. Stripes have the power to drown you out if done incorrectly. Tips for wearing Stripes.

  1. Vertical stripes elongates the human structure and creates a taller silhouette.
  2. Horizontal stripes broadens the body.
  3. Thicker stripe lines creates a bolder graphics style
  4. The thinner the stripes, the more optical illusion it creates.
  5. Best paired with plain trousers, or shorts in white, navy/greys/blacks.

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